How is it April already? Did I blink or was it just Christmas? Maybe time is moving so fast because I've been busy writing! Want to know what I've been up to? Read below for my update! Submissions for March: I submitted again to Chicken Soup for the Soul. My plan is to do at… Continue reading March Caffeinated Fiction Update
Hello CF world! My latest fantasy/sci-fi blog post has gone live over at AlmostAnAuthor. *jumps up and down in excitement* This month isn't necessarily about craft. Rather, my words are meant to be encouraging in this uncertain world of writing and publishing. It's no secret that it's becoming more difficult to get published in Christian… Continue reading The Secret of Your Success–AlmostAnAuthor
Hello friends! I haven't forgotten my monthly update. *wink, wink* This past month was just as exciting as January. Read on to find out what I've been up to! Here's what I submitted this month: I found out the flash fiction piece I submitted to Untold Podcast in January is a finalist in the Good… Continue reading February Caffeinated Fiction Update!
Hey guys! I'm so excited to be part of something super special this week! Today I get to share a book review from the amazing Mary Weber! Reclaiming Shilo Snow is my favorite book from Mary Weber to date, so being a part of this blog tour makes it extra special. Read on for the book review… Continue reading The Hunt for Reclaiming Shilo Snow Scavenger Hunt Tour and Book Review
Happy February! Can you believe it's almost Valentine's Day? *blink blink* Twenty-eighteen is certainly in full swing! Which means another one of my posts over at AlmostAnAuthor has gone live. *skip and flip!* You can check it out here. How about you? How is your writing going so far this year? Do you have a solid plot… Continue reading The Bones of Your Fantasy World
Hey guys! It's been too long since I've done one of these. And to be honest, I've read quite a few fantastic books lately. But this one is, by far, the one that stands out in the crowd. If you're looking for a clean YA sci-fi story, then you've come to the right place! "The… Continue reading Book Review: The Evaporation of Sofi Snow by Mary Weber
“Happy birthday!” Jesse’s sister stood outside his bedroom door. He rubbed his eyes. “How long have you been standing here?” “Who cares?” She grinned. “How does it feel to be sixteen?” Jesse rolled his eyes and headed to the bathroom. “Very funny. I’m seventeen today.” “Whatever. Joke all you want. Happy Sweet Sixteen, bro!” She… Continue reading Flash Fiction: Birthday Blues
FINISH Hey y'all! (I'm in the south now, so I think I might need to stop with the "you guys" thing. *wink, wink*) I've seen a ton of people sharing their New Year's Resolutions and Power Words for 2018 and thought I'd chime in with my personal goals, as well. What better way for accountability than… Continue reading Power Words, Resolutions and a New Year, Oh my!
James hurled the tennis ball at his bedroom wall then snatched it when it bounced back. He leaned against his bed and frowned. Grounded again. He didn’t see why. His mom had given him twenty bucks for the seventh grade dance. She’d never mentioned that it was “emergency only” money. The fancy fortuneteller the school… Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday: Wishful Thinking
Hey friends of Caffeinated Fiction! Today I'm super excited to have a visit from author Carrie Anne Noble to discuss her new release, "The Gold Son." Read on to see what inspired a story about leprechauns and how you can get your hands on this highly-anticipated YA novel! Thank you for being here with us,… Continue reading Book Release: “The Gold Son” by Carrie Anne Noble